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World Wide Words
More than 400 pages on the history, origins, evolution and idiosyncrasies of English. New words and words in the news regularly featured.
Occultopedia: Encyclopedia of Occult Sciences and Knowledge
A Treasury of Occultism, Mysticism, Supernatural, Magic, Demonology, Mythology, Psychic Powers, Witchcraft, Metaphysics, Spiritism and Pseudoscience.
New Words In English
Neologisms and novel uses of words in English collected by members of the class Linguistics/English 215, Words in English: Structure, History and Use, taught by Suzanne Kemmer at Rice University.
The game of grammar, semantics, and etymology. Play online the game that investigates the history and meaning of English words.
The Word Detective
Words and language in a humorous vein. The online version of The Word Detective, a newspaper column answering readers' questions about words and language. Written by Evan Morris.
American Dialect Society
A scholarly association dedicated to the study of the English language in North America.
Take Our Word for It
Weekly etymology magazine.
Pandora's Word Box
Relates medical terminology to the humanities, offering a weekly overview with references to classical etymology.